Tips, Tricks and Tutorials


Tips & Tricks Got something cool to share that will make Ubuntu MATE even more enjoyable and productive? This is the place to leave them. Raspberry Pi 2 & 3 Use this section to share your tips and tricks specifically related to the Raspberry Pi 2. Tutorials & Guides Tutorials, guidance and how-to's for Ubuntu MATE that will help other users belong here. Tried & Tested Have you discovered something that works perfectly, or maybe nearly perfectly with some adjustments? This is the place to share them.
Tips, Tutorials and Guides Index [Tips, Tricks and Tutorials] (7)

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About the Tips, Tricks and Tutorials category [Tips, Tricks and Tutorials] (2)
How to enable support for Raspberry Pi 3B+ and 3A+ in Ubuntu MATE [Raspberry Pi 2 & 3] (3)
[How-To] Set Up and Upgrade Ubuntu MATE 16.04 on a Pi 2/3/3B+ [Raspberry Pi 2 & 3] (6)
Auto-login to the Desktop [Tips & Tricks] (11)
Cleaning some boot differences after upgrading UM 16.04 to 18.04 [Tried & Tested] (1)
Share your System Specs -- Super List ( 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 ) [Tried & Tested] (150)
How to edit "Cosmos" theme and put whatever image you'd like and have them changing automatically [Tutorials & Guides] (3)
How to: Quick switch Audio Out from taskbar without entering Audio Settings [Tips & Tricks] (3)
How to: Dell XPS 13 closed lid and WD15 Dock with 2 external monitors [Tips & Tricks] (1)
Ubuntu MATE Guide: 18.04 [Tutorials & Guides] (1)
Redshift - Ubuntu 18.10 [Tried & Tested] (6)
Duplicate your Ubuntu MATE installation [Tried & Tested] (4)
AArch64 on Raspberry Pi 2 (rev 1.2), 3B, 3B+ ( 2 3 4 ) [Raspberry Pi 2 & 3] (71)
Install Vmware Player, Ubuntu and Vmware tools [Tutorials & Guides] (4)
Change the top panel opacity when a window is maximized [Tips & Tricks] (3)
Installing Compiz Reloaded ( 2 ) [Tutorials & Guides] (24)
Enabling user plugins for pluma, and how to use with Git [Tried & Tested] (4)
Adapting official Ubuntu MATE 16.04.2 LTS image to run on Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ (3B+) [Raspberry Pi 2 & 3] (9)
Enable distill mode in Chromium [Tips & Tricks] (1)
How to install the PulseAudio equalizer which works [Tried & Tested] (10)
[Tutorial] - Flash Player for Chromium and Firefox ( 2 ) [Raspberry Pi 2 & 3] (39)
Installing 18.04 when systemd-udevd consumes 100% of CPU [Tutorials & Guides] (8)
How to install graphics card drivers in Ubuntu [Tutorials & Guides] (15)
Bypass weak MAC-based access control [Tips & Tricks] (1)
Booting - Grub - show menu - Ubuntu 18.10 [Tips & Tricks] (1)
How to report problems in Ubuntu Mate [Tutorials & Guides] (2)
Use Nemo instead of Caja ( 2 ) [Tutorials & Guides] (23)
For anyone who still needs or wants GKSU [Tutorials & Guides] (9)
How to fix Adwaita theme [Tried & Tested] (2)